Bicycle Thieves — Vittorio De Sica Mediterraneo — Gabriele Salvatores Views Read Edit View history. On Disc at Amazon. People who can’t accept a gift have nothing to give themselves. A remarkably stylish, well-crafted film that constantly surprises on the level of cinematic creativity alone. When he calls his biological father to help him, Dreverhaven tells the police that he does not know who Katadreuffe is. Full Cast and Crew.

Jan Decleir as Dreverhaven. Dutch English French German. Tamar van den Dop as Lorna Te George. John Ballantine Super Reviewer. Best Dutch film I’ve seen by a long way. Karakter by Ferdinand Bordewijk. The poet Valentijn Boecke meets his former teacher Mieke. Jan 5, Full Review….

The Assault karajter Fons Rademakers Dreverhaven proposes to marry her but Joba quits her job and leaves his house. The veteran Akiva is a Soviet Jew and ferocious Communist, master ,arakter his game but also A Man and a Woman — Claude Lelouch We want to hear what you have to say but need to verify your email. The story of a poor Turkish family who try to emigrate illegally to Switzerland.


My Uncle — Jacques Tati From the very first scene it hooks you and the first scene is so great. Character is an engaging somewhat slow-paced drama about a young man’s drive and ambition. Dreverhaven agrees, on the condition that he can call back the loan at any time. Okay, it is likely the only Dutch film that I have seen.



On the afternoon when his firm holds a celebration of his becoming a lawyer the day with which the film begins, the day of the murderKatadreuffe storms into Dreverhaven’s office to confront his lifelong tormentor, the bailiff. Van Diem uses cinematic technique to propel his story; he doesn’t treat the story as an excuse to show off his technique Jul 31, Rating: Z — Costa-Gavras Is he only cruel or is he trying to harden his son to face the challenges of the brutal society where they live and be a winner?

Retrieved 13 October One of the most powerful films I’ve ever seen.

Audible Download Audio Books. I’ll strangle him for nine-tenths, and the last tenth will make him strong. Shoeshine — Vittorio De Sica When he is arrested for ffilm involved in a boyish theft and tells the police that Dreverhaven is his father, Dreverhaven refuses to recognize him as his son.

The intercourse between his parents is never clear whether it was a rape, as per the trailer, or consensual sex. The performances in this movie were amazing, I knew some of them being great actors in The Netherlands.

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Inspecteur de Bree Fred Goessens Betty Schuurman as Joba. Jun 27, Rating: Jan Decleir as Dreverhaven.

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When, as a young man, he unwittingly takes a loan from a bank that Dreverhaven owns to purchase a failed cigar store, Flm sues him to win the money back and force him into bankruptcy.

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Along the years, Katadreuffe is bullied at school and called bastard by his mates and his mother never talks to him. After Katadreuffe is cleared, a police official hands him a document, left by Dreverhaven’s lawyer, drevernaven turns out to be the bailiff’s will, which leaves all of his considerable wealth to Katadreuffe.

Along the years, Dreverhaven uses his power to harm him. Log in with Facebook.